Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Skype skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Skype over the 6 months to 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Skype
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 179 202 188
Rank change year-on-year +23 -14 +32
Permanent jobs citing Skype 20 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.51% 0.53% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.99% 3.23% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 31
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £44,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.77% -16.19% +31.25%
10th Percentile £19,550 £21,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £71,500 £66,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £44,721 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.78% -3.16% +5.56%

Skype is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 668 773 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 17.00% 16.43% 15.93%
Number of salaries quoted 496 596 649
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% +2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £21,750 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% -

Skype
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Skype as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Skype in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Skype in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Skype in the East Midlands

Skype
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Skype within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 October 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +37 8 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Nottinghamshire -12 7 £22,500 -43.04% 1
Leicestershire +8 3 - - 3
Derbyshire -7 2 £58,250 +29.44% 1
Skype
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, IT jobs citing Skype also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Skype.

1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Skype for Business
3 14 (70.00%) Windows 10
4 10 (50.00%) ITIL
5 9 (45.00%) Office 365
6 8 (40.00%) Azure
6 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (40.00%) Cisco
7 7 (35.00%) WAN
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (35.00%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (30.00%) Network Security
8 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Intune
8 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (30.00%) DHCP
8 6 (30.00%) VPN
8 6 (30.00%) DNS
8 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (30.00%) SQL
8 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (30.00%) Retail
9 5 (25.00%) Logistics
9 5 (25.00%) Release Management
9 5 (25.00%) VLAN
9 5 (25.00%) Firewall
9 5 (25.00%) Finance

Skype
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (80.00%) Skype for Business
2 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Office 365
2 8 (40.00%) Azure
3 7 (35.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (10.00%) AWS
4 2 (10.00%) IaaS
5 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) WAN
2 6 (30.00%) DHCP
2 6 (30.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) Network Security
2 6 (30.00%) VPN
3 5 (25.00%) Firewall
3 5 (25.00%) SSL
3 5 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (15.00%) VoIP
5 2 (10.00%) Internet
5 2 (10.00%) LAN
5 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
5 2 (10.00%) WebEx
5 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.00%) DMVPN
6 1 (5.00%) Intranet
6 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.00%) PBX
6 1 (5.00%) SAN
6 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
4 1 (5.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) IT Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) IT Support
6 2 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Chief Technology Officer
7 1 (5.00%) Exchange Support
7 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 5 (25.00%) iPhone
2 3 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows 10
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (5.00%) Android
7 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (25.00%) DevOps
3 5 (25.00%) Logistics
3 5 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) Release Management
3 5 (25.00%) Sprint Review
4 3 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.00%) Presales
5 2 (10.00%) Project Delivery
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (5.00%) High Availability
6 1 (5.00%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (5.00%) IT Asset Management
6 1 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (5.00%) Matrix Management
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) Statistics
6 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCSA
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (15.00%) SCCM
3 2 (10.00%) DameWare
3 2 (10.00%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (5.00%) Ansible
4 1 (5.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) Adobe
5 1 (5.00%) Apple
5 1 (5.00%) Avaya
5 1 (5.00%) iManage
5 1 (5.00%) MobileIron